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Patel seeks to mollify Ramesh on Navi Mumbai airport project

NEW DELHI: In an attempt to mollify Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh after a spat over the proposed Navi Mumbai airport, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel today said he would work closely with his cabinet colleague to move forward. Ramesh had last month raised serious ecological issues concerning the proposed airport in Navi Mumbai saying its construction would damage mangrove cultivation in nearly 2000 hectare.

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Sensex gains 47 pts on global cues

MUMBAI: Cutting short two days of successive losses, the BSE benchmark Sensex today recovered partially and ended 47 points higher on strong global cues and a further dip in food inflation.

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Diminish boundaries, generate business: Men’s fashion week’s motto

NEW DELHI: Top-notch designers from across the country like Shantanu and Nikhil, Rohit Gandhi, Rajesh Pratap Singh and Karan Johar with Varun Bahl are all set to woo fashionistas with their creations at the August 27-29 second edition of the Van Heusen India Men’s Week (VHIMW) that aims at diminishing boundaries and generating business.

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Can India make it beyond the CWG race track

BY tensing rodrigues
No; I do not wish to discuss Suresh Kalmadi, Craig McLatchey, T S Darbari, Mike Fennel, M Jeychandran or Mike Hooper; nor do I wish to discuss whether all the facilities in and around Delhi will get ready for the games; nor do I wish to discuss whether Indian sports persons will be able to assemble a decent medal tally at the games.

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ITI Placement Fair kicks off on Aug 29

PANAJI: The State Directorate of Craftsmen Training has organised ‘Placement Fair 2010’ from August 29 to September 3 at various ITI centres in Goa. Officials from Tata Motors, Pune will be visiting Goa and interviewing ITI trainees at Honda ITI on August 29 and Farmagudi ITI on August 30 at 9.30 a.m.

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Rise in asset prices a concern, says RBI

MUMBAI: A greater pace of rise in asset prices continued to remain a concern, but its implications for the inflationary process has, however, remained contained, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said.

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